Saab Opens Electronic Warfare Solutions Centre In Finland

  • Our Bureau
  • 01:59 PM, January 17, 2018
  • 2577
Saab Opens Electronic Warfare Solutions Centre In Finland
Saab Opens Electronic Warfare Solutions Centre In Finland

Saab has established a new development centre – the Saab Technology Centre (STC) – in Tampere, Finland, with a focus on Electronic Warfare (EW).

The unit contributes to deliveries for Saab´s current EW contracts for fighter aircraft, including Gripen E/F, the EW system for Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) aircraft, and the Electronic Support Measures/Electronic Intelligence systems (ESM/ELINT) used for land applications.

During 2017, Saab recruited a number of engineers and invested in the establishment of the STC in Tampere, including a development laboratory. The recruitment and investment will continue in 2018.

"Finland is a high-tech country and an important partner for Saab. The long-term goal is that STC in Tampere will be an integral part of Saab's product development and production," says Håkan Buskhe, Saab's President and CEO.

“In February 2017, we established a comprehensive and long-term research partnership with Aalto University. As a natural continuation, we are now expanding the envelope from research to development of cutting-edge technology. In addition to job creation, this will also support export opportunities as part of Saab’s global business network,” says Anders Gardberg, Managing Director of Saab’s country unit Finland.

Also Read

Saab Joins Leonardo-led Team To Demo Naval Surveillance Solutions

January 16, 2018 @ 01:10 PM

Saab to Supply New Lightweight Torpedo to Finnish Navy This Year

January 4, 2018 @ 01:33 PM

Saab Acquires Swedish Combat Boat Manufacturer, Repair Shipyard

December 22, 2017 @ 09:00 AM

Finnish Navy to Acquire Israeli Gabriel Anti-Ship Missiles

July 6, 2018 @ 11:27 AM

Finland Extends Surveillance Radar Maintenance Agreement with Thales

July 6, 2018 @ 11:09 AM

Finland Receives Responses for Hornet Fighter Replacement Programme

April 28, 2018 @ 05:53 AM

Saab, Avioniq Awareness to Market Rattlesnake Threat Evaluation System

January 23, 2018 @ 09:17 AM
FEATURES/INTERVIEWS